Sen. Casey Urges Congress To Act To Renew Federal CHIP ProgramU.S. Sen. Bob Casey stopped by Children's Hospital in Pittsburgh on Monday to meet the kids and make a special pitch for renewing CHIP, the Children's Health Insurance Program.
Health Insurance Going Up For Some Smokers In Westmoreland Co.It's a trend that won't make smokers happy, being charged more for health insurance. It will soon be happening for some workers in Westmoreland County.
House GOP Releases Bill To Unravel Obama Health Care LawHouse Republicans have released their long-awaited bill dismantling much of former President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
Pennsylvania Liquidates 2 Troubled Long-Term Care InsurersTwo financially troubled sellers of long-term care insurance policies are going under.
Law Insuring 1 Million Pennsylvanians Faces Uncertain FutureAbout 1 million people in Pennsylvania are receiving government-subsidized health insurance under Democrats' 2010 health care law that is facing an uncertain future as Republican President-elect Donald Trump takes office next month with a pledge to repeal it.
Regulators: Pennsylvania Health Insurance Premiums To RiseState regulators say the cost of health insurance premiums will be going up sharply next year for residents who buy individual plans.
Court Says UPMC Must Keep Cheaper Rates In Medicare PlansPennsylvania seniors and others enrolled in an insurer's Medicare Advantage plans won't have to pay comparatively higher rates in the coming years for services through the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, the state Supreme Court ruled Monday.
UPMC, Highmark Resolve Dispute Over In-Network RatesHealth insurer Highmark Inc. and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center have resolved their dispute over which Highmark members can maintain in-network access to UPMC doctors and hospitals.
Struggling Ambulance Services Want Help From HarrisburgEmily Wheeler of Valley Ambulance Service is a paramedic in perpetual motion, rushing to as many as a dozen calls a day.
Supreme Court Upholds Nationwide Health Care Law SubsidiesGov. Tom Wolf will withdraw his application to take over the insurance marketplace created under the 2010 federal health care law now that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the law's nationwide tax subsidies.
Woman Recovering From Double Lung Transplant Thanks Pittsburgh For GenerosityA mother from North Carolina wants to thank Pittsburgh. She says the generosity of the people here saved her life.
Highmark Loses Hospitals' Lawsuit Over Reimbursement CutsA Western Pennsylvania health insurance giant will have to pay a dozen hospitals money that it withheld, a judge is ruling.